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Experiences with the GlideScope Cobalt Video Laryngoscope for Orotracheal Intubation

 

 

Klaus Krasser, MD,1 Schirin M. Missaghi, MD,1 Hildegard Lackner-Ausserhofer, MD,1 Anita Moser, MD,1 and Ernst Zadrobilek, MD2

 

1Staff Anesthetist and Intensive Care Physician, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Empress Elisabeth Hospital of the City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

2Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Chairman of the Austrian Working Group of Airway Management and Director of the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Empress Elisabeth Hospital of the City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

 

Address correspondence and comments to Ernst Zadrobilek.

 

Received from the Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Empress Elisabeth Hospital of the City of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.

 

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Supported solely by institutional sources. The authors have no financial relationship with the manufacturers or any of the distributors of the airway management devices used in this clinical investigation.

This clinical investigation was presented in part at the Difficult Airway Society Annual Meeting, Liverpool, United Kingdom, November 12 to 14, 2008.  

 

Acknowledgements

The authors thank the staff anesthetists, the anesthesia resident, and the qualified anesthesia nurse who voluntary participated in this study and the manufacturer of the GlideScope Ranger Video Laryngoscope for making this device available free of charge for study purposes.

 

Key Words

Tracheal intubation: GlideScope Cobalt Video Laryngoscope.
 

Published: August 14, 2009.

 


 

The correct citation of this clinical investigation for reference is:

Krasser K, Missaghi SM, Lackner-Ausserhofer H, Moser A, Zadrobilek E. Experiences with the GlideScope Cobalt Video Laryngoscope for orotracheal intubation. Internet Journal of Airway Management 5, 2008-2009.
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Last updated: August 14, 2009.


 

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